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There are 13 ways to get from Milan to Naples by train, bus, night train, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 2m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...

€40 - €160

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Fly Milan Bergamo to Naples  •  3h 47m

  1. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Naples (NAP) BGY - NAP

€16 - €122

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Bus  •  12h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Milano - Autostazione San Donato to Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark Baltour / ...

€32 - €47

Bus via Naples  •  13h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Naples 518

€38 - €55

Night train  •  10h 18m

  1. Take the night train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Napoli Centrale Ini

€65 - €90

Rideshare  •  9h 1m

  1. Take the rideshare from Milan to Naples 769.8 km

€39

Drive  •  6h 56m

  1. Drive from Milan to Naples 771.4 km

€95 - €140

Fly Milan Linate to Naples  •  3h 32m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Naples (NAP) LIN - NAP

€33 - €164

Fly Milan Malpensa to Naples  •  3h 59m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Naples (NAP) MXP - NAP

€25 - €87

Train to Turin, fly to Naples  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
  2. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Naples (NAP) TRN - NAP

€39 - €187

Train to Verona, fly to Naples  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Naples (NAP) VRN - NAP

€92 - €257

Train to Genoa, fly to Naples  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
  2. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Naples (NAP) GOA - NAP

€37 - €227

Fly Milan Linate to Rome, train  •  5h 6m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Rome (FCO) LIN - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale

€58 - €242

Milan to Naples by train

The train journey time between Milan and Naples is around 4h 58m and covers a distance of around 786 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 28m. Operated by Trenitalia Frecce, ItaloTreno and Trenitalia Intercity, the Milan to Naples train service departs from Milano Centrale and arrives in Napoli Centrale. Typically 258 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
4h 58m
Fastest train time:
4h 28m
Trains per week:
258
Cheapest price:
€40
Carbon emissions:
41 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:00
Last train departs at:
19:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Milan to Naples train schedules

Milan → Naples
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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Naples is to rideshare which costs €39 and takes 9h 1m.

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The fastest way to get from Milan to Naples is to fly which takes 3h 32m and costs €30 - €170.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Naples. However, there are services departing from via baracchini, 1 dopo via p. da cannobio and arriving at Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark via Milano - Autostazione San Donato. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 39m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Napoli Centrale. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 2m.

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The distance between Milan and Naples is 658 km. The road distance is 771.4 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Naples without a car is to train which takes 5h 2m and costs €40 - €160.

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The train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale takes 5h 2m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Milan to Naples bus services, operated by Baltour, depart from Milano - Autostazione San Donato station.

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Milan to Naples train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Naples is to train which takes 5h 2m and costs €40 - €160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €50 and takes 12h 39m, you could also fly, which costs €30 - €170 and takes 3h 32m.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Naples.
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  • Distance: 657.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 2m

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Naples, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale hourly. Tickets cost €55 - €160 and the journey takes 5h 2m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from Milano - Autostazione San Donato to Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark 4 times a day. Tickets cost €30 - €40 and the journey takes 11h 15m. FlixBus also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €200
Flights from Milan Linate to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €200
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €650
Flights from Turin to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €190
Flights from Verona to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €340
Flights from Genoa to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €220
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €160
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome via Naples
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €160
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €120
Flights from Turin to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €130
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Turin to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €130
Flights from Verona to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €240
Flights from Genoa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€27 - €130
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples via Alghero
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€25 - €130
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€11 - €180
Flights from Turin to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€26 - €200
Flights from Genoa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€15 - €170
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€18 - €90
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Turin to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €130
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€55 - €160
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€55 - €75
Base Standard
€90 - €130
Base Premium
€110 - €160
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €19
Base Standard
€30 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €20
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €19
Base Standard
€29 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€18 - €25
Base Standard
€35 - €50
Base Premium
€45 - €65
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €120
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€40 - €60
Smart Low Cost
€40 - €60
Smart Flex
€80 - €120
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€16 - €24
Smart Low Cost
€14 - €20
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€17 - €50
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€19 - €27
Smart Low Cost
€17 - €24
Smart Flex
€35 - €50
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
9h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€45 - €65
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €14
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€14 - €20
Trenitalia Intercity Night

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
800 90 60 60
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
10h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €90
Website
Trenitalia ICN
Schedules at
Trenitalia
Schedules at
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Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€18 - €20
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€17 - €20
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €29
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€26 - €29
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€45 - €80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €18
Website
Thello
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Milano - Autostazione San Donato to Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
Baltour
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan to Naples
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan to Naples
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Milan to Naples
Ave. Duration
9h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€39
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Milan Linate Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Milan to Naples bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark station.

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Milan to Naples train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Napoli Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Naples is 771 km. It takes approximately 6h 56m to drive from Milan to Naples.

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Alitalia offers flights from Milan Linate Airport to Naples Airport.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Milan and Naples. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 20 min and costs €1 - €3.

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